02 nixon foreign and domestic policy

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02 nixon foreign and domestic policy

  1. 1. Richard Nixon’s Domestic and Foreign Policies<br />
  2. 2. Southern Strategy<br />1968 – 70% of black students<br />in south<br />1972 – 18% of black students in South<br />
  3. 3. A Bit of Liberalism<br />Food Stamps<br />Social Security<br />Social Security – increase by 10%<br />
  4. 4. OSHA – Decreases workplace fatalities by 60% over the first 30 years<br />Occupational<br />Safety and<br />Health<br />Administration<br />
  5. 5. Philadelphia Plan – government contractors<br />Responsive to women’s rights<br />-Brought sexual discrimination issues under the Civil Rights Act<br />-Increased hiring goals for women<br />Affirmative Action<br />
  6. 6. 1970 – Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act of 1970<br />1973 – Drug Enforcement Administration<br />Supreme Court Justices – Nixon filled 4 openings with conservative judges – Rehnquist<br />Conservatives and Miranda<br />Conservative Moves<br />
  7. 7. REALPOLITIK<br />KISSINGER<br />FOREIGN<br />
  8. 8. Basing foreign policy on national interest<br />No longer based on broad principles like containment<br />Each foreign policy issue by itself, What is in the best interest of the U.S.<br />Realpolitik<br />
  9. 9. Nixon<br />Brezhnev<br />
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  11. 11. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks<br />Effort to curb recent arms developments<br />ABM Defense systems<br />1969 - 1972<br />SALT I<br />
  12. 12. Yom Kippur War - 1973<br />Shuttle Diplomacy<br />Egypt and Syria attack Israel<br />
  13. 13. 1973 OPEC Meeting<br />
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  15. 15. By 1973 – U.S. depended<br />On foreign sources for 1/3 of its oil<br />
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  17. 17. Ping Pong Team in China<br />
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  19. 19. Visit to China<br />
  20. 20. Letter from China to Nixon<br />Letter from Nixon to China<br />Primary Sources<br />

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